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7.03 Handel
Chaconne in G
7.10 Boccherini Sonata for cello and basso continuo in G (G15)
7.24 Bach, orch Schoenberg Prelude and Fugue in E flat (BWV 552)
8.19 Beethoven Quintet in E flat, Op 16
8.07 Wieniawski Légende in G minor, Op 17
8.15
Fontei Fortunato cantore
8.28 Haydn
Symphony No 43 in E flat Producer Andrew Lyle Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Fontei Fortunato
Producer:
Andrew Lyle

Jeremy J Beadle looks forward to some of the Proms in the week ahead.
He talks to performers including pianist Mitsuko Uchida and invites film-maker Ken Russell to preview one of the concerts. Plus a look back at some famous Proms over the past hundred years, and details of how to win tickets in our mystery conductors competition.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy J Beadle
Pianist:
Mitsuko Uchida
Unknown:
Ken Russell

Introduced by Richard Osborne.
Hook Piano Concerto in D
Parley of Instruments
Baroque Orchestra/Paul Nicholson (fortepiano)
9.47 Haydn Missa brevis Sancti Joannis de Deo
Tolzer Boys' Choir
Tafelmusik/Bruno Weil
10.03 Dodgson Duo Concerto for violin, guitar and strings
Jean-Jacques Kantorow (violin)
Anthea Gifford (guitar) Northern Sinfonia, conductor Roland Zollman
10.26 Onslow Le Dante dans le paradis
Gordlglani Ognuno tira I'acqua al suo mulino
Suzanne Danco (soprano) Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
(piano)
10.33 Bacewlcz String Quartet No 3
Penderecki Quartet
10.53 Beethoven Piano Sonata in A flat, Op 110 Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
11.15 Shostakovich
Symphony No 15 in A Montreal Symphony
Orchestra/Charles Dutoit Producer Clive Portbury. Discs

Contributors

Introduced By:
Richard Osborne.
Unknown:
Haydn Missa
Violin:
Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Guitar:
Anthea Gifford
Conductor:
Roland Zollman
Unknown:
Gordlglani Ognuno
Soprano:
Suzanne Danco
Piano:
Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter
Producer:
Clive Portbury.

The second of nine operatic performances by the great soprano, presented by Gordon Stewart. Today,
Donizetti's Don Pasquale, a comic opera in three acts. Sung in Italian.
Ambrosian Opera Chorus Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Muti
Act
2.00 Interval
Mirella Freni talks about the role of Norina.
2.10 Acts 2 and 3. Discs

Contributors

Presented By:
Gordon Stewart.
Conductor:
Riccardo Muti
Don Pasquale:
Sesto Bruscantini (baritone)
Norina:
Mirella Freni (soprano)
Dr Malatesta:
Leo Nucci (baritone)
Ernesto:
Gosta Winbergh (tenor)
Notary:
Guido Fabbris (tenor)

"One of the first things we notice about Schnittke's music is its confusion of styles. Beyond the confusion we sense the mysterious presence of a super-style, a principle that binds the apparently distinct into a coherent whole" - Gerard
McBurney on Schnittke. Borodin Quartet
Ludmilla Berlinsky (piano) Shostakovich
String Quartet No 7
Mahler, compl Schnlttke
Piano Quartet in A minor Schnittke
String Quartet No 3 Shostakovich
String Quartet No 8

Contributors

Piano:
Ludmilla Berlinsky

Howard Goodall tests the wits, knowledge and opinions of a panel of music professionals. In this second programme, recorded at the Aldeburgh Festival, questions from listeners and members of the public are answered by composers Paul Patterson and Colin Matthews
and former Young Musician of the Year, clarinettist Emma Johnson.
A Ladbroke production

Contributors

Unknown:
Howard Goodall
Unknown:
Paul Patterson
Unknown:
Colin Matthews
Clarinettist:
Emma Johnson.

from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Cho-Liang Lin (violin)
Australian Youth Orchestra, conductor Yakov Kreizberg Brenton Broadstock
Festive Overture
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor
8.15 Have We Got Rimsky Right?
Michael Oliver argues that the best of Rimsky-Korsakov's work is underperformed and his influence undervalued. On the 150th anniversary of his birth, it is time to set the record straight.
8.35 Bartok Suite: The
Miraculous Mandarin
Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte
Rimsky-Korsakov
Capriccio Espagnol

Contributors

Unknown:
Royal Albert Hall
Violin:
Cho-Liang Lin
Conductor:
Yakov Kreizberg
Conductor:
Brenton Broadstock
Unknown:
Michael Oliver

A mythic history of the tragically flawed Somerset batsman and hero Harold Gimblett.

Contributors

Writer:
John Fletcher
Music By:
Barrington Pheloung
Director:
Jane Morgan
Gimblett:
Tom Wilkinson
Narrator:
Christopher Benjamin
Mr Penny:
David King
Young Harold:
Matthew Rudge
Dennis:
Tom Laurenson
Spectators:
Terence Edmond
Spectators:
George Parsons

Geoffrey Smith introduces the first of nine jazz concerts from the Radio 3 archives.
Tenor saxophonist Rollins was recorded in concert at the Fairfield Hall, Croydon, in 1986, with his quartet. Mercer, arr Kern
I'm Old Fashioned
Myrow, arr Gannon Autumn Nocturne
Rollins UT
In the interval, Rollins talks to the late Charles Fox.
Rollins Best Wishes
Wood, arr Mellin My One and Only Love
Rollins Don't Stop the Carnival
Stevie Wonder
Isn't she lovely
Rollins, arr Allison Tenor Madness

Contributors

Introduces:
Geoffrey Smith
Unknown:
Charles Fox.

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